I’m Darla. I was born in Fort Worth, Texas, currently residing in Tennessee. As a writer, I recently completed my first feature screenplay Old Shack, a crime thriller. As an actor, I have played roles in TV series, feature films, and music videos.
2019: Christine Todaro in the TV series, Snapped: Killer Couples
2018: Stacy in the feature film, Fogg. I also helped in the production of Fogg.
2016: Co-starred as Patty Everett, the mother of a killer daughter in the TV series Snapped.
2014: The Other Woman in the silent feature film The Good Book Movie.
2016: I played the lead in When Daddy Drank by Jimmy Parker and Talkin Dirty by Don Allen music videos.
2014 - 2017: Various roles in blockbuster features: Novitiate, Dirty Grandpa, The Fifth Wave, Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2, Jurassic World, Selma, Boulevard, Chasing Ghost, and The Song.
2013 - 2017: Various roles in four seasons of the TV series Nashville. She also worked on TV series: Devious Maids, Finding Carter, The Originals, Vampire Diaries, Red Band Society, Still the King. She played a featured in the TV series Drop Dead Diva.
Old Shack Thriller ⋄ Crime A relentless twin sister must recall her repressed memory to save her niece from being a hot commodity in the sex trade industry.
Snapped: Killer Couples
Series by Brian Gildner (Crime and Documentary) Christine Todaro Former beauty queen and Akron socialite Cynthia George's life seemed charmed. She met and married wealthy restaurateur Ed George in 1984, raised seven healthy children, and lived in a sprawling mansion. Locally, the admired wealthy couple wielded power and exuded glamour. But behind such a glamorous exterior, the lives of the Georges took a sudden turn when a man by the name of Jeff Zack was shot and killed in 2001. The police discovered that Jeff had been Cynthia George's lover for a while, as well as the father of one of her children -which is suspected to be a motive for Ed George to want Jeff dead. Yet there seemed to be no physical evidence to fully connect either of the Georges to the crime. Police got their break when a woman called the police with valuable information.
Film by Elvis Wilson (Thriller) Stacey A neuroscientist who develops a cure for sociopathic behavior, plans revenge when she learns one of her research subjects murdered her sister.
Series by Steve Wells (Crime and Documentary) Patty Everett Erin reports a brutal attack on her friend turned lover, but a secret relationship and allegations of abuse add a surprising twist to the investigation.
The Good Book
Film by Sharon Wilharm (Drama and Family) The Other Woman A small New Testament passes through the hands of fourteen strangers. For seven of the individuals, their lives will never be the same.
When Daddy Drank won Best Music Video of the Year at the Josie Music Awards
The Good Book Movie: Best Actor's Ensemble - Bare Bones International Independent Film Festival
Vol-State Commuity College - Screenwriting
Acting Workshop - Holly Allen - Actors School USA
Mastering the Audition Process - Regina Moore - Moore Casting
Improvisation - Regina Moore - Moore Casting
Acting for the Camera - Alan Dysert - Actors School USA
Creating the Character - Ralph E. Portillo - Actors School USA